Pemba Island, Tanzania
Fundu Lagoon is the ultimate beach hideaway on Pemba Island, offering an off-the-beaten-track barefoot luxury stay. With outstanding diving, snorkelling and fishing on the doorstep, this is the perfect choice for an active yet relaxed beach stay.
Quirimbas and the North Coast, Mozambique
Azura at Quilalea is the archetypal Robinson Crusoe castaway retreat in northern Mozambique’s untouched Quirimbas islands. Small, chic, low key and full of lovely personal touches, Azura at Quilalea makes for the perfect chilled honeymoon escape.
Southern Coast, Madagascar
Manafiafy Beach and Rainforest Lodge is a superb small eco-lodge set on a pristine beach near Madagascar’s southern tip. Manafiafy Lodge is a magnet for wildlife enthusiasts, drawn by forest lemurs, whales and birds, and the food is truly superb.
Constance Tsarabanjina is arguably Madagascar’s finest beach lodge. Set on a pristine tropical island near Nosy Be, Constance Tsarabanjina is an idyllic castaway escape where you can laze beneath the palms, enjoy exceptional diving and plenty of pampering
Tanzania Coast, Tanzania
Set on a crescent of deserted white sand beach on Tanzania’s Swahili Coast, Ras Kutani is a tranquil beach lodge ideal for a romantic getaway. The epitome of castaway chic, this idyllic beach property is the perfect place to while away your time.
Baobab Beach, Madagascar
Eden Lodge is a beautiful traditionally constructed beach lodge in northwest Madagascar. Located thirty minutes by boat from Nosy Be, Eden Lodge is a real getaway with a gorgeous beach and stunning ocean views from its comfortable rooms.
Nosy Be, Madagascar
Sakatia Lodge is a peaceful and simple eco-retreat located on pristine Sakatia Island, off Nosy Be in northwest Madagascar. Encircled by an unspoiled coral reef, Sakatia Lodge is a great dive and snorkelling destination, and the perfect spot to chill.
Nosy Komba, Northern Madagascar
Tsara Komba is a gorgeous eco-lodge with fabulous views on Nosy Komba in northwest Madagascar. Tsara Komba is a lovely spot for relaxing on the white sand beach, and diving or snorkelling, or you can look for lemurs and visit ylang-ylang plantations.
Vamizi Island Lodge is an exquisite beach destination that lies off the north coast of Mozambique in the Quirimbas Archipelago. The crescent shaped island is small and intimate and Vamizi Lodge offers guests the definitive experience in barefoot luxury.
Isimangaliso Wetland Park, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Rustic and romantic, Kosi Forest Lodge in KwaZulu-Natal’s far north is South Africa’s ultimate Robinson Crusoe wilderness hideaway. Completely off the grid, Kosi Forest Lodge is an adventure to get to, but its unique location may well keep you forever.